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ZIP Code 28772

Primary City:Rosman, NC (View All Cities)
County: Transylvania County
Timezone: Eastern (3:10pm)
Area code: 828 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.11, -82.82
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 28772

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 28772. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 28772. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 28772, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Rosman, NC

Stats and Demographics for the 28772 ZIP Code

ZIP code 28772 is located in west North Carolina and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 28772 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 28772 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,239
Population Density 98 people per sq mi
Housing Units 657
Median Home Value $88,600
Land Area 12.60 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 525
Median Household Income $52,064

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 45Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male274137422129243350543938404237281410
Female272846502728253145534038434830352118
Total5469839248574964951077976839067633528

Gender

 Male 606 49%
 Female 633 51%
Gender

Race

 White 1,199 96.8%
 Black Or African American 5 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 0.2%
 Asian 2 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.1%
 Other Race 12 1.0%
 Two Or More Races 17 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner329639081935516
Renter7221717104135
Total10518010791976821

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 283 54%
 Single Guardian 76 14%
 Singles 147 28%
 Singles With Roommate 19 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 374 71%
 Households with Kids 151 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male28381041151111585871410652
Female4568648467145119414913103
Total61391616819917181913161711281919155

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 28772 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 28772 were primarily built in the 1960s or the 1990s. Looking at 28772 real estate data, the median home value of $88,600 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 28772 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 28772 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 28772 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,239 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 192 29%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 238 36%
 Renter Occupied Households 95 14%
 Households Vacant 132 20%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 14 10.6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Sale Only 16 12.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 0.8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 60 45.5%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.8%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 40 30.3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 5 7%
 1 Bedroom 12 16%
 2 Bedroom 21 28%
 3+ Bedroom 36 49%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $52,064 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 28772 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 28772 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. However, that is not the case in 28772. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 365 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 336 25%
 No Earnings 656 48%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 365 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 336 25%
 No Earnings 656 48%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 578 100%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 166 25%
 High School Graduate 363 55%
 Associate's degree 107 16%
 Bachelor's degree 15 2%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 14 2%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 103 62%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 62 38%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 28772

ZIP Code 28772 is in the Transylvania County School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 28772.

Rosman Elementary
167 Rosman School Rd
Rosman, NC 28772
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Transylvania County School District
Rosman Middle School
2770 Old Rosman Hwy
Rosman, NC 28772
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Transylvania County School District
Rosman High School
749 Pickens Hwy
Rosman, NC 28772
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Transylvania County School District

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